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Manufacturing Operator

Carlsbad, California Contract Job ID: 2010121482
Estimated Duration: 12 months


PDS Tech is seeking candidates for a Manufacturing Operator position in Carlsbad, CA

Position Summary:

Work in a team-based environment within a manufacturing department responsible for Filling and Assembling reagent kits, used in DNA Sequencing. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Carry out Standard Operating Procedures involved in high throughput manufacturing, visual inspection, material handling and inventory control.
  • Operate various automated filling equipment including labeling machines, laboratory instruments and warehouse equipment.
  • Complete all batch records and manufacturing documents according to quality systems standards as required.
  • Complete production schedule to plan and maintain sufficient output levels measured on an hourly basis.
  • Escalate equipment issues to the maintenance team
  • Require passing of all written competency requirement related to the processes
  • Semi-routine work situations of limited scope and complexity where ability to recognize deviations from accepted practice is required
  • Able to work safety with chemicals and hazardous material
  • Flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed.
  • Able to stand for an extended period of time performing repetitive motions.
  • Will require proficiency in multiple process and equipment within respective manufacturing value stream

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent (required)
  • Some experience in a manufacturing-based environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of Good Documentation Practices
  • Experience with ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and/or GMP manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft based software such as MS Word and Excel.


Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The physical demands and work environment described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, talk and hear; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  Close vision and ability to adjust focus required.  Regularly required to lift up to 20 pounds.  May be required to lift weight of 45 pounds or more, with assistance and/ or with equipment on occasion.

More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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PDS Tech, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please click here or call 1-800-270-4737 to contact us. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

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PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

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